The Tree That Owns Itself

I wonder how many other inanimates own themselves?

What I love:

  • This would make a great title: eye-catching and curious
  • It challenges the concept of ownership being something that belongs solely to humans
  • In database terms, it would be self-referential!

The Tree That Owns Itself

myGrantTracker – a grant application tracking mockup from #fundingHack, Bradford

As part of #fundingHack on international open data day, Samuel, an engineering student at The University of Bradford, worked on an idea to track and manage grant applications.

myGrantTracker by Babatope S. Ayo for #fundingHack
myGrantTracker by Babatope S. Ayo for #fundingHack

The myGrantTracker mockup is ready for comments! Do you regularly apply for funding for your charity or nonprofit? Tell us what you think of this mockup.

More information about #fundingHack can be found here: http://bit.ly/OpenGrantmaking

Health Innovation Lab – Innovating Type-2 Diabetes

On Saturday 27.02.16, I volunteered at the Leeds Student Data Labs health hack – innovating around type 2 diabetes using open data. We were inspired by DJ Patil and his approach to data science.

It was a long but productive day, with students from multiple disciplines and all over Yorkshire. Here’s how it went: health innovation lab storify.